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KESQ Palm Springs
Flushed! Why did two women deposit 100,000 in Geneva toilets?Investigators in Geneva are trying to understand why two Spanish women flushed
KESQ Palm Springs / Posted 17 minutes ago
Investigators in Geneva are trying to understand why two Spanish women flushed roughly 100,000 ($120,000) down toilets at a UBS bank branch and three nearby restaurants. Investigators in Geneva are trying to understand why two Spanish women flushed... Read more
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The Seattle Times
Rohingya Muslims being wiped off Myanmar’s mappossibility of return,” Zeid Ra’ad al-Hussein, the U.N. high commissioner for h
The Seattle Times / Posted 40 minutes ago
possibility of return,” Zeid Ra’ad al-Hussein, the U.N. high commissioner for human rights, said earlier this month in Geneva, calling it a “textbook example of ethnic cleansing.” It could be months before the extent of the devastation is... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
United Nations mission on Rohingya violence seeks more time to investigate the crisisis trying to drive the minority community out of Rakhine state, saying it is on
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 53 minutes ago
is trying to drive the minority community out of Rakhine state, saying it is only targeting militants. Darusman told the Geneva-based council the time left until his current March 2018 deadline was “utterly insufficient” and asked for a six-month... Read more
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Swissinfo
Swiss Probe Cash Flushed Down Toilets Including at UBS Branchare trying to figure out why someone apparently attempted to flush tens of thou
Swissinfo / Posted 55 minutes ago
are trying to figure out why someone apparently attempted to flush tens of thousands of euros down the toilet at a Geneva branch of UBS Group AG. The first 500-euro ($597) bills were discovered several months ago in a bathroom close to a... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
IFAD President Appointed Chair of UN-WaterNew York/Geneva — Gilbert F. Houngbo, President of the International Fund for A
AllAfrica.com / Posted an hour ago
New York/Geneva — Gilbert F. Houngbo, President of the International Fund for Agricultural Development (IFAD), has been appointed the new Chair of UN-Water by the UN Secretary-General, António Guterres. UN-Water is the UN's coordination mechanism on... Read more
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FOX News
UN says about 421,000 people have fled Myanmara quarter-million children have fled Myanmar over the last 25 days. Speaking t
FOX News / Posted an hour ago
a quarter-million children have fled Myanmar over the last 25 days. Speaking to reporters at a U.N. briefing Tuesday in Geneva, Millman cited estimates that at least 14,000 pregnant women had crossed the border. "It's probably quite a bit more... Read more
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Swissinfo
‘Driving’ mice to steer neuroscience researchSwitzerland is home to a new brain project – the International Brain Laboratory
Swissinfo / Posted an hour ago
Switzerland is home to a new brain project – the International Brain Laboratory (IBL) in Geneva. Using mice equipped with steering wheels, its goal is to understand how neurons help us make choices. Inaugurated on Tuesday, the IBLexternal link is a... Read more
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FOX News
UN says about 421,000 people have fled Myanmara quarter-million children have fled Myanmar over the last 25 days. Speaking t
FOX News / Posted an hour ago
a quarter-million children have fled Myanmar over the last 25 days. Speaking to reporters at a U.N. briefing Tuesday in Geneva, Millman cited estimates that at least 14,000 pregnant women had crossed the border. "It's probably quite a bit more... Read more
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Reuters
U.N. mission asks for more time to investigate Myanmar violenceGENEVA (Reuters) - The head of a U.N. investigation into violence in Myanmar as
Reuters / Posted an hour ago
GENEVA (Reuters) - The head of a U.N. investigation into violence in Myanmar asked on Tuesday for more time to look into allegations of mass killings of Rohingya Muslims, as well as torture, sexual violence and the burning of villages. Marzuki... Read more
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NBC Philadelphia
Rohingya Muslims Being Wiped Off Myanmar's Map in 'Crisis'possibility of return," Zeid Ra'ad al-Hussein, the U.N. high commissioner for h
NBC Philadelphia / Posted 2 hours ago
possibility of return," Zeid Ra'ad al-Hussein, the U.N. high commissioner for human rights, said earlier this month in Geneva, calling it a "textbook example of ethnic cleansing." It could be months before the extent of the devastation is... Read more
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Irish Examiner
News analysis: Rohingya Muslims being wiped off map after generations in Burmapossibility of return," Zeid Ra’ad al-Hussein, the UN high commissioner for hum
Irish Examiner / Posted 2 hours ago
possibility of return," Zeid Ra’ad al-Hussein, the UN high commissioner for human rights, said earlier this month in Geneva, calling it a "textbook example of ethnic cleansing". It could be months before the extent of the devastation is... Read more
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FOX News
UN team: Suu Kyi words 'bode well' for bid for Myanmar probe GENEVA – The head of a team of U.N. human rights investigators said Tuesday t
FOX News / Posted 2 hours ago
GENEVA – The head of a team of U.N. human rights investigators said Tuesday that comments in a speech by Myanmar leader Aung San Suu Kyi "bode well" for its so-far unsuccessful efforts to... Read more
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FOX News
UN team: Suu Kyi words 'bode well' for bid for Myanmar probeGENEVA – The head of a team of U.N. human rights investigators said Tuesday tha
FOX News / Posted 2 hours ago
GENEVA – The head of a team of U.N. human rights investigators said Tuesday that comments in a speech by Myanmar leader Aung San Suu Kyi "bode well" for its so-far unsuccessful efforts to gain access to the country now facing an exodus of Rohingya... Read more
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Reuters
Reactions to speech by Myanmar's Suu Kyi on violence in Rakhine Statecan know what’s actually happening in our country. We come here to show our sup
Reuters / Posted 2 hours ago
can know what’s actually happening in our country. We come here to show our support for her, no matter if we understand the speech or not.” Reporting by Myanmar bureau, Tom Miles in GENEVA; Writing by Karishma Singh; Editing by Clarence Fe... Read more
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Eye Witness News
UN investigator wants more time to probe Myanmar violenceviolence in Myanmar, Rohingya refugees live in overcrowded makeshift sites in C
Eye Witness News / Posted 3 hours ago
violence in Myanmar, Rohingya refugees live in overcrowded makeshift sites in Cox’s Bazar, Bangladesh. Photo: UNHCR GENEVA - The head of a United Nations investigation into violence in Myanmar asked the UN Human Rights Council on Tuesday for... Read more
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The Borneo Post
UN investigators demand ‘full, unfettered’ access to Myanmarhouse burns in Gawdu Tharya village near Maungdaw in Rakhine state, northern My
The Borneo Post / Posted 3 hours ago
house burns in Gawdu Tharya village near Maungdaw in Rakhine state, northern Myanmar, on September 7, 2017. AFP file photo GENEVA: UN human rights investigators on Tuesday said they needed “full and unfettered” access to Myanmar to investigate a... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
UN investigators demand 'full, unfettered' access to MyanmarGENEVA: UN human rights investigators on Tuesday (Sep 19) said they needed "ful
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 3 hours ago
GENEVA: UN human rights investigators on Tuesday (Sep 19) said they needed "full and unfettered" access to Myanmar to investigate a grave and ongoing crisis, but the government renewed its rejection of the probe. "It is important for us to see with... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
UN says about 421,000 people have fled Myanmara quarter-million children have fled Myanmar over the last 25 days. Speaking t
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 3 hours ago
a quarter-million children have fled Myanmar over the last 25 days. Speaking to reporters at a U.N. briefing Tuesday in Geneva, Millman cited estimates that at least 14,000 pregnant women had crossed the border. "It's probably quite a bit more... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Monetary Assistance to Augment Martyrs' Trust Fundand its environs, Germany, have donated 1,000 Euro for the same cause. In addi
AllAfrica.com / Posted 3 hours ago
and its environs, Germany, have donated 1,000 Euro for the same cause. In addition to this, the Eritrean Community in Geneva - Switzerland, and the Eritrean Community in Zwolle - Netherland donated 3,600 and 2,889 Dollars respectively to... Read more
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Reuters
U.N. investigator says he does not have permission to go to MyanmarGENEVA (Reuters) - The head of the U.N. fact-finding mission probing violence i
Reuters / Posted 3 hours ago
GENEVA (Reuters) - The head of the U.N. fact-finding mission probing violence in Myanmar’s Rakhine state said on Tuesday he is still waiting for permission to enter the country. “We have not been able to proceed further in planning the presence of a... Read more
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Hawaii News Now
Rohingya Muslims being wiped off Myanmar's mappossibility of return," Zeid Ra'ad al-Hussein, the U.N. high commissioner for h
Hawaii News Now / Posted 4 hours ago
possibility of return," Zeid Ra'ad al-Hussein, the U.N. high commissioner for human rights, said earlier this month in Geneva, calling it a "textbook example of ethnic cleansing." It could be months before the extent of the devastation is... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
Rohingya Muslims being wiped off Myanmar's mappossibility of return," Zeid Ra'ad al-Hussein, the U.N. high commissioner for h
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 4 hours ago
possibility of return," Zeid Ra'ad al-Hussein, the U.N. high commissioner for human rights, said earlier this month in Geneva, calling it a "textbook example of ethnic cleansing." It could be months before the extent of the devastation is... Read more
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WECT 6 Wilmington
Rohingya Muslims being wiped off Myanmar's mappossibility of return," Zeid Ra'ad al-Hussein, the U.N. high commissioner for h
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted 4 hours ago
possibility of return," Zeid Ra'ad al-Hussein, the U.N. high commissioner for human rights, said earlier this month in Geneva, calling it a "textbook example of ethnic cleansing." It could be months before the extent of the devastation is... Read more
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New Kerala
BRP raises issue of enforced disappearances in Balochistan at UN - newkerala news #272956Geneva [Switzerland], Sept 19 : Baloch Republican Party (BRP) raised the issue
New Kerala / Posted 4 hours ago
Geneva [Switzerland], Sept 19 : Baloch Republican Party (BRP) raised the issue of enforced disappearances in Balochistan at the United Nations Human Rights Council (UNHRC) in Geneva on Monday. Speaking at the at the United Nations Human Rights... Read more
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New Kerala
Over 90 per cent Baloch willing to vote for 'freedom', says Khan of Kalat - newkerala news #272977Geneva [Switzerland], Sept 19 : Mir Suleman Dawood Jan, the 35th Khan of Kalat
New Kerala / Posted 4 hours ago
Geneva [Switzerland], Sept 19 : Mir Suleman Dawood Jan, the 35th Khan of Kalat who is currently in self-exile has claimed that if referendum is being carried out in Balochistan, over 90 percent of the locals will vote in favour of freedom. "If there... Read more
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New Kerala
'International community should take Pak to task over persecution of Christians' - newkerala news #273023Geneva [Switzerland], September 19 : Dr. Mario Silva, a former member of the Ca
New Kerala / Posted 4 hours ago
Geneva [Switzerland], September 19 : Dr. Mario Silva, a former member of the Canadian Parliament and Executive Director of the International Forum for Rights and Security (IFFRAS), has appealed to the international community to intervene in the issue... Read more
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Reuters
U.N. investigator wants more time to probe Myanmar violenceGENEVA (Reuters) - The head of a United Nations investigation into violence in
Reuters / Posted 4 hours ago
GENEVA (Reuters) - The head of a United Nations investigation into violence in Myanmar asked the U.N. Human Rights Council on Tuesday for more time to probe allegations of mass killings, torture, sexual violence, the use of landmines and the burning... Read more
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Eye Witness News
Cash deposit: Geneva toilets flush with €500 notes The first blockage occurred in the toilet serving the vault at UBS bank, and
Eye Witness News / Posted 5 hours ago
The first blockage occurred in the toilet serving the vault at UBS bank, and 3 nearby bistros found their facilities bunged up with €500 notes a few days later. Picture: Pixabay.com GENEVA -... Read more
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Business Wire
Moncef Slaoui Joins MedicxiLONDON & GENEVA & JERSEY--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Medicxi, the leading European life s
Business Wire / Posted 5 hours ago
LONDON & GENEVA & JERSEY--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Medicxi, the leading European life sciences investment firm, today announces that Dr Moncef Slaoui, alongside his other commitments, has joined its team as Partner. Dr Slaoui was formerly GSK’s Chairman of... Read more
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WFTV 9 Orlando
Rohingya Muslims being wiped off Myanmar's mappossibility of return," Zeid Ra'ad al-Hussein, the U.N. high commissioner for h
WFTV 9 Orlando / Posted 5 hours ago
possibility of return," Zeid Ra'ad al-Hussein, the U.N. high commissioner for human rights, said earlier this month in Geneva, calling it a "textbook example of ethnic cleansing." It could be months before the extent of the devastation is... Read more
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Civil Georgia
Issue 9are the same people.” Tskhinvali Happenings – Tskhinvali leadership is afraid
Civil Georgia / Posted 5 hours ago
are the same people.” Tskhinvali Happenings – Tskhinvali leadership is afraid of biological warfare: In a meeting with the Geneva talks co-chairs, representatives of the Russian-backed Tskhinvali authorities said they were concerned “about... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
Rohingya Muslims being wiped off Myanmar's mappossibility of return," Zeid Ra'ad al-Hussein, the U.N. high commissioner for h
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 5 hours ago
possibility of return," Zeid Ra'ad al-Hussein, the U.N. high commissioner for human rights, said earlier this month in Geneva, calling it a "textbook example of ethnic cleansing." It could be months before the extent of the devastation is... Read more
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MyMotherLode.com
Rohingya Muslims being wiped off Myanmar's mappossibility of return," Zeid Ra'ad al-Hussein, the U.N. high commissioner for h
MyMotherLode.com / Posted 5 hours ago
possibility of return," Zeid Ra'ad al-Hussein, the U.N. high commissioner for human rights, said earlier this month in Geneva, calling it a "textbook example of ethnic cleansing." It could be months before the extent of the devastation is... Read more
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The Bismarck Tribune
Rohingya Muslims being wiped off Myanmar's mappossibility of return," Zeid Ra'ad al-Hussein, the U.N. high commissioner for h
The Bismarck Tribune / Posted 5 hours ago
possibility of return," Zeid Ra'ad al-Hussein, the U.N. high commissioner for human rights, said earlier this month in Geneva, calling it a "textbook example of ethnic cleansing." It could be months before the extent of the devastation is... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
Dirty money? Mystery over thousands of 500 euro notes found in Swiss sewersTens of thousands of euros have been flushed down the toilet in Geneva, leaving
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 5 hours ago
Tens of thousands of euros have been flushed down the toilet in Geneva, leaving Swiss prosecutors scratching their heads over whether the money is dirty. Wads of €500 notes were discovered cut to shreds in the sewer system of a branch of Swiss bank... Read more
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WBOC Salisbury
Rohingya Muslims being wiped off Myanmar's mappossibility of return," Zeid Ra'ad al-Hussein, the U.N. high commissioner for h
WBOC Salisbury / Posted 6 hours ago
possibility of return," Zeid Ra'ad al-Hussein, the U.N. high commissioner for human rights, said earlier this month in Geneva, calling it a "textbook example of ethnic cleansing." It could be months before the extent of the devastation is... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Rohingya Muslims being wiped off Myanmar's mappossibility of return," Zeid Ra'ad al-Hussein, the U.N. high commissioner for h
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 6 hours ago
possibility of return," Zeid Ra'ad al-Hussein, the U.N. high commissioner for human rights, said earlier this month in Geneva, calling it a "textbook example of ethnic cleansing." It could be months before the extent of the devastation is... Read more
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WLOX-TV Biloxi
Rohingya Muslims being wiped off Myanmar's mappossibility of return," Zeid Ra'ad al-Hussein, the U.N. high commissioner for h
WLOX-TV Biloxi / Posted 6 hours ago
possibility of return," Zeid Ra'ad al-Hussein, the U.N. high commissioner for human rights, said earlier this month in Geneva, calling it a "textbook example of ethnic cleansing." It could be months before the extent of the devastation is... Read more
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Business Insider Australia
The 10 most important things in the world right nowand now accounts for roughly 48% of the global market share, reaching a high of
Business Insider Australia / Posted 6 hours ago
and now accounts for roughly 48% of the global market share, reaching a high of 51% over the weekend. 10. Someone in Geneva is cutting up €500 banknotes and flushing them down toilets. Swiss prosecutors opened an investigation after the first... Read more
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WSOC-TV Charlotte
Rohingya Muslims being wiped off Myanmar's mappossibility of return," Zeid Ra'ad al-Hussein, the U.N. high commissioner for h
WSOC-TV Charlotte / Posted 6 hours ago
possibility of return," Zeid Ra'ad al-Hussein, the U.N. high commissioner for human rights, said earlier this month in Geneva, calling it a "textbook example of ethnic cleansing." It could be months before the extent of the devastation is... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Zannah Mustapha Wins UN Award for Educating Boko Haram Victimsof the utmost importance," Grandi observed. Mustapha will be presented with hi
AllAfrica.com / Posted 6 hours ago
of the utmost importance," Grandi observed. Mustapha will be presented with his award at a ceremony in the Swiss city of Geneva on October 2. But despite the efforts of the likes of Mustapha and the huge sums allocated to the education sector,... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Proscription of IPOB As Terrorist Organisation Is Illegal, Says Falanathat even if the IPOP has decided to declare a war on the State, its troops can
AllAfrica.com / Posted 6 hours ago
that even if the IPOP has decided to declare a war on the State, its troops cannot attack unarmed civilians under the Geneva Conventions. "The federal government is duty bound to ensure the protection of the life and property of every citizen... Read more
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Pakistan News Tribune
FO summoned Switzerland envoy over Free Baluchistan propaganda campaignsummoned Switzerland’s envoy designate Thomas Kolly over a ‘Free Baluchistan’ p
Pakistan News Tribune / Posted 6 hours ago
summoned Switzerland’s envoy designate Thomas Kolly over a ‘Free Baluchistan’ propaganda campaign reportedly being run in Geneva by the defunct Balochistan Liberation Army (BLA). The Foreign Office registered a strong protest over the smear... Read more
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EuroNews
Anti-Assad group threatens to withold support without "political transition"2254 says, to a transition away from Assad.” The U.N. Security Council has ad
EuroNews / Posted 7 hours ago
2254 says, to a transition away from Assad.” The U.N. Security Council has adopted a Syria transition road map through a Geneva-led process. President Assad has largely strengthened his position thanks to Russian and Iranian support. According... Read more
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Lake Placid News
Rohingya Muslims being wiped off Myanmar's mappossibility of return," Zeid Ra'ad al-Hussein, the U.N. high commissioner for h
Lake Placid News / Posted 7 hours ago
possibility of return," Zeid Ra'ad al-Hussein, the U.N. high commissioner for human rights, said earlier this month in Geneva, calling it a "textbook example of ethnic cleansing." It could be months before the extent of the devastation is... Read more
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FOX News
Rohingya Muslims being wiped off Myanmar's mappossibility of return," Zeid Ra'ad al-Hussein, the U.N. high commissioner for h
FOX News / Posted 7 hours ago
possibility of return," Zeid Ra'ad al-Hussein, the U.N. high commissioner for human rights, said earlier this month in Geneva, calling it a "textbook example of ethnic cleansing." It could be months before the extent of the devastation is... Read more
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FOX News
Rohingya Muslims being wiped off Myanmar's mappossibility of return," Zeid Ra'ad al-Hussein, the U.N. high commissioner for h
FOX News / Posted 7 hours ago
possibility of return," Zeid Ra'ad al-Hussein, the U.N. high commissioner for human rights, said earlier this month in Geneva, calling it a "textbook example of ethnic cleansing." It could be months before the extent of the devastation is... Read more
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CTV News
Rohingya Muslims being wiped off Myanmar's mappossibility of return," Zeid Ra'ad al-Hussein, the U.N. high commissioner for h
CTV News / Posted 8 hours ago
possibility of return," Zeid Ra'ad al-Hussein, the U.N. high commissioner for human rights, said earlier this month in Geneva, calling it a "textbook example of ethnic cleansing." It could be months before the extent of the devastation is... Read more
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New Kerala
Economic exploitation and state oppression in Balochistan echoes in Geneva - newkerala news #272944Geneva [Switzerland] Sept 18 : Baloch activists and human rights defenders rais
New Kerala / Posted 8 hours ago
Geneva [Switzerland] Sept 18 : Baloch activists and human rights defenders raised their voice against the multi-billion dollar China-Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC) and termed it as a project of looting and plundering of natural wealth of... Read more
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New Kerala
Pakistan, a face of international terrorism: newkerala news #272950Geneva [Switzerland], September 18 : India on Monday launched a scathing attack
New Kerala / Posted 8 hours ago
Geneva [Switzerland], September 18 : India on Monday launched a scathing attack on Pakistan at the United Nations Human Rights Council (UNHRC) meet and dubbed it as he face of international terrorism. India further asked Pakistan to shutdown... Read more
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